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    • R.Ross
    • 20.11.12 | 04:06 (IST)

    If you are going to use an analogy get it right. If the Americans had locked their indigenous people into concentration camps and bantustans and continued to bomb, shoot, arrest, torture and abuse them and if the Indians fought back and the US dropped more bombs on them to maintain the occupation, colonisation and apartheid State the world would be on the side of the American Indians. Just as it is on the side of the Palestinians. Mexicans lobbing missiles at the US is the equivalent of the Syrians lobbing missiles at Israel because it occupies Syrian land. Different story.

    from the article: Poll: Majority of Americans say Israel's Gaza offensive is justified
    First published 20:56 19.11.12 | Last updated 20:56 19.11.12
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